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15:00 May 29, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Bergungsring
context is: " The X diaphragm can be secured by using the screws of the Bergungsring"

Summary of answers provided
naFixing or securing ring
Muhammad Riedinger
nadiffraction ring
Vidmantas Stilius



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diffraction ring

I have the feeling you meant a Beugungsring, which is a diffraction ring in English.

Otherwise, no search hits for Bergungsring.

    all German technical dictionaries I have
Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 10:22
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 154
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2 days 8 hrs
Fixing or securing ring

Eventhough I your context doesn't say much about where this diaphragm is employed, Bergung itsel fmeans more or less the 'securing' of something, so I guess the Bergungsring has the - perhaps sole - purpose of holding the thing in place.
Langenscheidt gives among other meanings for bergen: hold; contain
good luck

Muhammad Riedinger
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